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  • Established in Year 1986


  • First self-financed Engineering College of the  Undivided Madhya Pradesh


  • Managed by Bhilai Institute of Technology Trust


  • Affiliated to Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University


  • AICTE approved Institution


  • Accredited by National Bureau of Accreditation 


  • ISO 9001-2008  Certified Institute


  • Accredited by Tata Consultancy Services

(Late Seth Balkrishan)

Our Source of Inspiration & guidance



Twenty five years ago, few stalwarts in the public domain, transformed their spirited vision and dream to reality in the shape of Bhilai Institute of Technology in the loving memory of Seth Balkrishan, a renowned philanthropist of the region. Fired with the zeal of promoting the cause of technical education, the college was set up at Durg under the benign auspices of the Bhilai Institute of technology Trust in 1986. BIT, set up as the first self financed Engineering College in the erstwhile Madhya Pradesh has now shaped as one of the most sought after professional institutes in the central region. BIT is standing tall and steadfast in its commitment to provide qualitative education for the students.


The courses offered by BIT are approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). The Institute is affiliated to Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University (CSVTU) and bringing laurels for the University by providing the best results in the University examinations and Research and Development activities. BIT has produced maximum number of Ph.D holders in the State leaving other professional colleges far behind. In a good number of occasions, the faculty members of BIT have presented research papers in various countries across the globe. BIT is renowned for its environment friendly Campus with a well equipped infrastructure, outstanding faculty with rich experience, valuable research and academic programs, and dedicated staff.

BIT, spread over a lush green campus in the heart of Durg city, has earned separate identity and societal recognition among the Engineering and Management aspirants. It is adorned with all modern facilities and backed by strong and talented faculty members to mould the students and make them ready for the present day need. BIT has created facilities with a judicious mixture of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities and has represented the State in many occasions.

BIT provides the avenue for the development of individual as well as the Nation in the field of professional education. It offers Doctoral Programmes (Ph.D), Management Programme (MBA) in the Full Time as well as Part Time mode, Computer Applications (MCA), Bachelor of Engineering (BE) courses in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, and Information Technology. Master of Engineering/ Technology courses are also being offered in all the disciplines. In order to meet the huge demand of the aspirants, BIT has initiated Second Shift of courses in Bachelor of Engineering. Apart from academics, BITinas are also engaged in various social and philanthropic activities through its various professional bodies of students and National Service Scheme.

BIT is equipped with a fully computerized library, functioning on the basis of an 'open access' system. It houses over 55,000 books and subscribes to 750 journals/periodicals. The library also contains more than 900 educational CDs and about 20 sets of encyclopedia. Students are provided the facility of computers with high speed internet connectivity and access to e-journals. State of the art facilities have been provided in laboratories to carry out regular lab works as well as research activities. Extra and co-curricular activities are organized in a planned manner to extract the hidden talents of the students and to develop them to undertake the challenges of present day requirements.

BIT is a dynamic place with the Institute’s Motto “Aspire To Excel”. “Educate to Elevate” is the guiding light in the pursuit of BIT to provide Qualitative Higher Education to the students, who can be a catalyst to greater social change. BIT always strives to amalgamate various resources and systems of the Institute with a clear focus on 3 E's — Enrichment, Enlightenment and Employment.


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